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Leading the Conversation: MHA's DE&I in Healthcare Conference

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Thursday, March 25, 2021
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET
Virtual Webcast

$49   Member Rate
$99   Non-Member Rate


Leading the Conversation: MHA’s DE&I in Healthcare Conference

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 9 a.m.  – 12 p.m. ET | Virtual Webcast

Have you ever wondered how to catalyze systemic change in the field of healthcare? Join local and national experts at MHA’s “Leading the Conversation: MHA’s DE&I in Healthcare Conference” to learn and discuss topics such as anti-racism in a healthcare context, dismantling systemic racism in our healthcare system, and what it will take to achieve equity. The virtual event will feature a riveting keynote address, panel discussion on mitigating vaccine hesitancy in communities of color, and thought leadership on how to advocate for change in the healthcare space at the policy and community level. Register today!

Conference Agenda

9:00 am | Opening Remarks
Kevin Churchwell, MD President and CEO, Boston Children’s Hospital

Conference Moderator: Valerie Fleishman, Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

Welcome Video

9:05 am | Keynote Address
Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH, Senior Vice President, Equity and Community Health, Massachusetts General Hospital

9:35 am | Mitigating Vaccine Hesitancy Among Communities of Color

Panelists:
Ellana Stinson, MD, MPH, Emergency Department Physician, President, New England Medical Association
Greg Wilmot, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center
Sebastian Hamilton, BSP, RPh, MBA, PharmD, Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer Outpatient Pharmacy Services, Boston Medical Center

Video: Voices from our hospitals


10:15 am | Effective Policy Solutions for Advancing Systemic Change in Healthcare
Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FTOS, Obesity Medicine Physician; Director of Diversity, Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORCH) and MGH Midlife Women's Health Center Leadership Team, Massachusetts General Hospital

10:45 am | Investing in Your Community to Advance Health Equity
Darlene Hightower, VP of Community Health Equity, Rush University Medical Center

11:05 am | Promoting Health Equity in your Healthcare System and Beyond

Moderator: Joy Lewis, SVP, Health Equity Strategies, American Hospital Association

Bram Wispelwey, MD, Hospitalist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Jen Goldsmith, Administrative Director of the Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Yemisi Oloruntola-Coates, Senior Director and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Baystate Health
Jessie M. Gaeta, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

11:55 am | Closing Remarks
Steve Walsh, President and Chief Executive Officer, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

12 pm Adjourn

 



Written cancellations received by March 18, 2021 will be charged a $50 administrative fee. If payment has been received, your registration fee will be refunded minus the $50. Cancellations received after March 18, 2021 will still be charged the full registration fee and if payment has been received, no refunds will be given. To avoid this penalty, you may send a substitute to the program.

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